Event date: 19.10.2021 20:00

Poison Gas for Alaska

The GDR’s Largest Espionage Trial

Adolf-Henning Frucht was a top scientist in the GDR and triggered probably the most serious case of GDR espionage. The whole story of this explosive and international piece of contemporary history is told to us by a companion of Frucht, as well as his children Karin Frucht and Ulrich Frucht.




Dr. Walter Katzung contemporary witness, toxicologist

Dr. Ulrich Frucht contemporary witness (via video connection)

Karin Frucht contemporary witness


Florian Schimikowski historian, German Spy Museum



The event will be held in German.


Admission free

Registration required, please send an email to: events@deutsches-spionagemuseum.de

Participation is only possible with proof of a max. 24h old rapid test or proof of vaccination or recovery.